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State Government

CSU Faculty Deal Delays Next Negotiations

May 25, 2016 | Ben Bradford

A dispute over wages between the California State University system and faculty has ended, after almost a year of talks, protests and strike threats—and the new contract delays the next potential dispute.

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UC Davis Hosting Zika Public Awareness Symposium

May 25, 2016 | Steve Milne

How to prevent a Zika epidemic in the Sacramento area will be one of the topics of a free Zika Public Awareness Symposium set for Thursday, May 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at UC Davis.

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Demand Plummets For California Pollution Credits

May 25, 2016 | Ben Bradford

California Governor Jerry Brown and state lawmakers will have to reassess plans to spend billions of dollars on environmental programs.

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House Wading Into California's Long-Running Water War

May 25, 2016

(AP) — The House has waded into a long-running California water war. Lawmakers have endorsed a Republican plan to shift more water to San Joaquin Valley farmers and cut the flow for threatened fish and growers in another part of the state.

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California Counts

In This Political Year, Will Asian-American Voters Step Up To The Polls?

May 25, 2016

Asians are the nation’s fastest growing racial group, but their potential as a voting force has yet to fully materialize. Might that change in 2016?

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AAA: More Californians Traveling Memorial Day Weekend

May 25, 2016 | Steve Milne

More people are expected to hit the road this coming weekend for the three day Memorial Day holiday. AAA projects the number of Californians driving, flying, boating or taking a train will be 4.6 million, up 2.5 percent from last year.

Insight With Beth Ruyak

What You Need To Know About Meningitis

May 25, 2016

Sacramento County Health officials worked with Vista Del Lago High School this week to inform families about meningitis, its symptoms and treatment, after a student was hospitalized Dr. Dean Blumberg joins Insight to talk about the disease.

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More Than Enough Signatures Collected To Put New Stockton Dispenseries Measure On Ballot

May 24, 2016 | Rich Ibarra

Proponents of a measure to allow four medical marijuana dispensaries in Stockton have turned in a petition with more than 8,500 signatures. That’s almost 3,000 more than what are needed to put the initiative before the voters.

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Two Vying For Sacramento City Council District 4 Seat

May 24, 2016 | Bob Moffitt

Two people are running to represent Sacramento City Council District 4. One is the incumbent and the other is an advocate for the rights of medical marijuana users.

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Sacramento Zoo Euthanizes Zebra

May 24, 2016 | Steve Milne

The Sacramento Zoo says that after a rapid decline in health over the last few weeks a 20-year-old Grevy’s Zebra was humanely euthanized on Sunday.

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